Creative Discussion – When Is It Time To Let An Idea Die?

It is time once again to engage the creative community in another discussion where we examine elements of the creative process. In this installment of our Creative Discussion we are asking for the design communities input on what signs tell you that you have come to the point where you need to throw in the towel on an idea. You have worked on it, and tried to attack it from several different directions and nothing seems to be working. So how do you know when that time has come, and it is better to move on to another idea and simply let the other die?


Remember this is an open discussion with the creative community, so feel free to chime in below in the comments to keep the flow of dialog moving. After leaving the discussion open for the month, we will be compiling some of the responses into a post on the topic at hand, so be sure to keep checking in on the talk as things develop.

When Is It Time To Let An Idea Die?

Alright everybody, no holding back now…Discuss!

Rob is the talented author and graphic designer, celebrated podcaster and poet, who is now the co-editor and imaginative co-contributor of Fuel Your Creativity. With a background working through most areas of the arts, Rob works from a creative wellspring that shows no signs of running dry.


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